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'Less is more' for G's brand

The G's unwashed salad brand fresh & naked who's traditional staples of baby salad leaves, including a new variety of baby kale, has just undergone a re-brand, the focus of which was to keep it simple, and use strong colours to differentiate the products.fresh & naked has been on the market since.....

Steve Maxwell - Worldwide Fruit

“Within seven years we want to double Jazz sales"

Importing fruit that needs to be presented as ripe and ready to consumers is a challenge, but Worldwide Fruit has established itself as a key player in the volatile import space by selecting the right varieties and investing in ripening technology, processes and people. Chief Executive Steve Maxwell spoke to.....

UK: AHDB releases 2015 first total potato plantings

The first estimate of total potato plantings1 for the 2015 crop year in Great Britain from AHDB Potatoes is 113,100 hectares. This is down 6.6% on the final 2014 planting figure of 121,100ha. This initial estimate is provisional, being based on a sample2 covering 64% of producers by area. As with all.....

British blueberries come into their own

Blueberries are fast becoming a staple for UK consumers, but making people aware that there are UK grown blueberries may take a bit longer.“The British Summer Fruits campaign is doing a good job to promote the British blueberry. It’s difficult to get consumers to realise that we do grow blueberries here,”.....

James Simpson, Adrian Scripps

"Not a fantastic year, but not as bad as we had feared."

The English apple season is fast approaching, James Simpson, Managing Director, at Adrian Scripps said that the blossom period has been good, "It was followed by reasonably warm weather through May so the prospects are good for the crop this season. We are expecting fruit size to be marginally smaller than.....